Friday, 28 May 2010

Nanook of the North

Robert Flaherty 1884 - 1951

Follow link for more info on this ground breaking director.

Buy here

Tuesday, 25 May 2010

Simple Life

Round Book Shelf

I love this great design but have no idea who made
it? does anyone know?


Sunday, 23 May 2010

Mod with Scooter


Via Thisisnthappiness great images and inspiration

Ernst Haeckel

Ernst Haeckel marine illustrations for more info look here

German Office Chair

Our man in Germany keeps coming up with the
goods! Long may it last. This ones for keeps. A
great design dating from the 1930's and still
working as well as the day it was made. Thanks

Ash Dining Table

We are very happy to announce to arrival of a new dining table
design as part of a collaboration between El Furniture and
Pigeon. Beautifully handmade in solid American Ash this is the
canteen table.

This is the standard size but as each table is made
to order we can tailor the size to suit your needs .The folded steel
legs are removable and come in a selection of fine muted colours.

For more information please follow this link to the Pigeon Website.

Sunday, 2 May 2010

Le Homme de Rio

I love this chase scene from the film Le Homme de Rio directed by
Plillipe le brocca which I found on the Atelier Blog recently. I've just
worked out how to post video and thought this would be a good start
Enjoy. Thanks Atelier

Saturday, 1 May 2010

Technical Drawings 1901

I recently purchased an entire portfolio of
technical drawings beautifully excecuted by
a man called Fritz Schubeler von Winterthur.
Fritz studied in Zurich at the Eidgenossischen
Polytechnikums from 1899-1903. The portfolio
follows his study from drawing simple shapes to
highly complicated pieces towards the end of
his term at the college. The collection comprises
of 75 different drawings all perfectly drawn by
hand , long before the advent of computer aided